John Groce. (Getty Images)

Alabama Routs Illinois In NIT 1st Round

Levi Randolph had 20 points, seven rebounds and four assists.

CBS Chicago–03/17/2015

Bryce Drew. (Getty Images)

Emma: DePaul Job Could Attract Prime Candidates

Check out the list of potential candidates for DePaul.

CBS Chicago–03/17/2015

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Digger Phelps: DePaul Is A ‘Sleeping Giant’

“They could become as good as any school in the country in any conference,” Phelps says.

CBS Chicago–03/17/2015

DePaul Blue Demons

Holmes: DePaul Must Steer Clear Of Tunnel Vision In Coaching Search

The Blue Demons need the best candidate, not necessarily someone who played at DePaul.

CBS Chicago–03/16/2015

Wisconsin celebrates after winning the Big Ten Tournament title. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Emma: Wisconsin’s Way Of Winning Is Fun

The Badgers keep it loose to numb the pressure they face.

CBS Chicago–03/16/2015

Kentucky coach John Calipari.  (Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Win Your Pool: Some Tips On How To Fill Out Your Bracket

If Kentucky wins it all as expected, you better be brilliant elsewhere in the bracket. Here’s how.

CBS Chicago–03/16/2015

NCAA Tournament

NCAA Tournament Bracket Released

The field for the 2015 NCAA Tournament is set, with Kentucky, Villanova, Duke and Wisconsin getting the No. 1 seeds.

CBS Chicago–03/15/2015

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Notre Dame Beats UNC, 90-82, To Win ACC Title

Jerian Grant had 24 points.

CBS Chicago–03/14/2015

DePaul coach Oliver Purnell. (Getty Images)

Oliver Purnell Resigns As DePaul’s Head Coach

DePaul will hire a new coach after Purnell’s five seasons.

CBS Chicago–03/14/2015

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No. 11 Irish Beat No. 2 Duke 74-64 To Reach ACC Title Game

Notre Dame already gave one big lead away at the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament and just about did it again.


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Emma: Playing Hard Brings Purdue Back To Prominence

At 21-11, the Boilermakers should be a lock for the NCAA Tournament.

CBS Chicago–03/13/2015

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The Bernstein Brief: Is College Basketball In Trouble?

Attendance is declining and so are TV ratings.

CBS Chicago–03/13/2015

The Notre Dame Fighting Irish bench reacts after a three-point basket against the Miami Hurricanes during the quarterfinals of the ACC Basketball Tournament at Greensboro Coliseum on March 12, 2015 in Greensboro, North Carolina.  (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

No. 11 Irish Blow Huge Lead But Beat Miami In ACC Quarterfinal

Steve Vasturia hit the go-ahead 3-pointer with 6:13 left, and No. 11 Notre Dame overcame a blown 20-point lead to hold off Miami.

CBS Chicago–03/13/2015

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Seattle Rallies To Beat Chicago State, 49-45

Isiah Umipig scored 17 points and the game-winning free throw.

CBS Chicago–03/13/2015

Hanner Mosquera-Perea #12 of the Indiana Hoosiers puts up a shot against Alex Olah #22 of the Northwestern Wildcats during the second round of the 2015 Big Ten Men's Basketball Tournament at the United Center on March 12, 2015 in Chicago, Illinois. Indiana defeated Northwestern 71-56. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Indiana Beats Northwestern, 71-56, In Big Ten Second Round

James Blackmon Jr. scored 25 points.

CBS Chicago–03/12/2015

Illinois coach John Groce. (Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Emma: Illini Not Growing Under John Groce

Illinois is likely headed back to the NIT.

CBS Chicago–03/12/2015

Michigan's Spike Albrecht, right, dribbles as Illinois' Jaylon Tate defends him. (Getty Images)

Illinois’ NCAA Tournament Hopes Bleak After Loss To Michigan

Aubrey Dawkins scored 18 points.

CBS Chicago–03/12/2015

A DePaul University basketball jersey. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Creighton Tops DePaul, 78-63, In 1st Round Of Big East Tourney

James Milliken scored 22 points.

CBS Chicago–03/11/2015

Illinois coach Tim Beckman. (Otto Greule Jr./Getty Images)

Wisch: Illini Fumble By Moving Football Opener To A Friday

This is certain: Prospective recruits won’t be watching on a Friday night.

CBS Chicago–03/11/2015

Michigan State's Travis Trice (Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Emma’s Big Ten Tournament Primer: Best-Case, Worst-Case Scenarios

What will happen when the Big Ten Tournament takes to Chicago?

CBS Chicago–03/10/2015

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Illini Upset The Hoosiers, 74-72

Photos from the Illinois Indiana game on February 7th. The Fighting Illini won the game 74-72.

Sun Life Stadium in Miami Gardens, Fla.

Photos: BCS Media Day

Notre Dame and Alabama coaches and players meet with reporters at BCS Media Day at Sun Life Stadium.

Penn State Community Reacts As Trustees Fire Coach Joe Paterno

Penn State Riots

A photo galley of Joe Paterno’s firing and the ensuing riots on the campus of Penn State University.

Joe Paterno. (Photo by: Jamie Squire/Allsport)

Joe Paterno Through The Years

Joe Paterno’s coaching career has come to a crashing end. Here are a number of photos of Paterno through the years.

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